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Real Food Menu Plan for May 29-June 3: Easy and delicious meal ideas that the whole family will love. Posted every Friday at Thriving Home.

Weekly Menu Plan + Top 5 "Stock Up and Save"

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Sponsored by Hy-Vee (Columbia) With a holiday weekend coming up, you'll notice several things on the menu plan that will feed a crowd. Not planning on feeding a crowd?? You can still eat real food…
Real Food Menu Plan for May 22-28: Easy and delicious meal ideas that the whole family will love. Posted every Friday at Thriving Home.

Weekly Menu Plan + Top 5 "Stock Up and Save"

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Sponsored by Hy-Vee (Columbia) Fresh vegetables, fresh fruit, frozen vegetables, and frozen fruit...do you know what these four things have in common?? They are all featured on this week's menu…

Weekly Menu Plan + Top 5 "Stock Up and Save"

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Sponsored by Hy-Vee (Columbia) Eggs are on a killer sale this week.  You'll notice that they are listed in the "Stock Up and Save" section of this post.  While eggs don't have a very long shelf…

Weekly Menu Plan + Top 5 "Stock Up and Save" Deals

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Sponsored by Hy-Vee (Columbia) This week, again, you will find a menu packed with fruits and veggies.  Literally, everyday has servings of fruits and vegetables.  From Mini Bacon, Spinach, and…
Real Food Menu Plan for May 1-7: Easy and delicious meal ideas that the whole family will love. Posted every Friday at Thriving Home.

Weekly Menu Plan + Top 5 “Stock Up and Save” Deals

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Sponsored by Hy-Vee (Columbia) Each week we plan real food weekly menus.  Our goal is three-fold:  To save you time. To save you money. To get your family to the table together. Wait...did…
Real Food Menu Plan for April 17-23: Easy and delicious meal ideas that the whole family will love. Posted every Friday at Thriving Home.

Weekly Menu Plan + "Stock Up and Save" Deals

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Sponsored by Hy-Vee (Columbia) Easter is around the corner.  When most people think of the grocery store around Easter they think of candy and Easter baskets, but did you know Hy-Vee still has…
Real Food Menu Plan for February 14-20: Easy and delicious meal ideas that the whole family will love. Posted every Friday at Thriving Home.

Weekly Menu Plan + Top 5 "Stock Up & Save" Deals

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Sponsored by Hy-Vee (Columbia) This week we're teaming up with some of our favorite blogger friends and sites to create a mouth-watering menu full of a variety of wholesome meals. Plus, we've…
Real Food Menu Plan for January 16-22: Easy and delicious meal ideas that the whole family will love. Posted every Friday at Thriving Home.

"Real Food Meets Reality" Menu Plan: January 16-22

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Every week we put together a menu plan stocked full of family-friendly, mostly-real food recipes. Extra bonus if you live near a Hy-Vee, because we build the plan around their sales. Regardless of…
Real Food Menu Plan for November 21-27: Easy and delicious meal ideas that the whole family will love. Posted every Friday at Thriving Home.

"Real Food Meets Reality" Menu Plan: November 21-27 (Thanksgiving!)

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Sponsored by Hy-Vee (Columbia). Thanksgiving week means it's time to get to work planning that Thanksgiving menu. I'm hosting this year, so I've got the full menu of what I'm serving. The rest of…

"Real Food Meets Reality" Menu Plan: October 10-16

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Sponsored by Hy-Vee (Columbia) Why does menu planning even matter in the big scheme of things? Sometimes after monumental life events like our family just experienced, I feel the need to back up…
Real Food Menu Plan

"Real Food Meets Reality" Menu Plan: October 3-9

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Sponsored by Hy-Vee (Columbia) I've got an interesting and easy method for making Mac and Cheese to show you this week (on Meatless Monday), if you haven't tried it before. You actually cook the…

"Real Food Meets Reality" Menu Plan: September 5-11

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Sponsored by Hy-Vee (Columbia) Have you ever tried cooking a whole chicken (the cheapest kind to buy!) in the slow cooker? That's what I'm up to on Slow Cooker Sunday this week. Plus, if you're…

"Real Food Meets Reality" Menu Plan: August 29 - September 3

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Sponsored by Hy-Vee (Columbia) Think about this happy thought for a moment: Spending just a few minutes this weekend to plan your meals and then shop according to the sales ad means you can do…